City of Peculiar: Obtaining A Less Expensive Water Source For The Future

City of Peculiar: Obtaining A Less Expensive Water Source For The Future by Chad Harrington, P.E. and Carl M. Brooks, P.E. Published in May/June 2018 issue of MML Review Magazine Conveniently located 25 miles south of the hustle and bustle of Kansas City, Missouri, sits the city of Peculiar. Founded in 1868 and celebrating its sesquicentennial (150 years) in June 2018, Peculiar was incorporated in 1953 to become a fourth class city governed by a mayor and board of aldermen. Read more…

This is What A Leader Looks Like: Stand Strong and Dream Big

Nancy Pridal, Lamp Rynearson President, was interviewed for Midland University’s This is What A Leader Looks Like site. In the interview, Nancy shared her life and career experiences as she found her value and strength in her profession. Lamp Rynearson supports Midland University and its initiative to develop and support women leaders. “I say, stand STRONG and dream BIG.”  – Nancy Pridal Listen to what Nancy and other noteworthy female leaders have to say.

Full-service YMCA Returning to Downtown Kansas City in the Historic Lyric Theater

After 36 years, the YMCA is coming back to downtown Kansas City. The new location at the historic Lyric Theater at 11th and Central will call for the historic facade and lobby of the vacant Lyric Theater building to be retained. A pool, fitness center, indoor track and gym will also be built behind the building. We have just started the design development phase of the project and could not be more excited! Check out the full details of the Read more…

The Dillon Family Aquatics Center at the Fremont Family YMCA is the Largest in the World!

The Dillon Family Aquatics Center at the Fremont Family YMCA in Fremont, Nebraska is now the largest square foot YMCA facility in the world! Fremont, NE is a community that is serious about their swimming. With the new addition of an aquatics center, the community can keep on swimming! Here are some facts about the facility: 6 lanes – 50 meters and 12 lanes 25 yards 12 ft diving well and 1 meter diving board 12 warm water jets in Read more…

The Charles E. Lakin YMCA is Making a Splash in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

A Community Effort: A Brand-New YMCA. After nearly four years of hard work from community members in Council Bluffs, Iowa, The Charles E. Lakin YMCA is ready to open its doors on December 11th. Lamp Rynearson’s aquatics division, Larkin Aquatics, is proud to have held a role in bringing the new YMCA to fruition.  The pool at the Y’s new building features a depth ranging from 18 inches to more than 3 feet and includes an additional pool with a Read more…